Chief Technology Officer
Thabo Tselane is the Chief Technology Officer at Necsa, a position he has held since his appointment in September 2017. Mr. Thabo Tselane, who holds an MSc (Nuclear Physics) qualification in applied physics from UWC joined Necsa in 2013. Over the years, his problem-solving ability, meticulous attention to detail and vast institutional knowledge stood him in good stead as he rose in the ranks at Necsa until he became Divisional Executive for Nuclear Operations in
He proved his mantle as a leader when he took over the top seat at Necsa subsidiary NTP Radioisotopes SOC Ltd where he acted as Interim Managing Director.
Prior to joining Necsa, some of the positions Mr. Tselane held include Interim CEO of NNR, senior executive manager for nuclear compliance and enforcement at the National Nuclear Regulator (NNR), vice-chairperson of Regulatory Cooperation Forum (RFC) of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), member of the IAEA’s Radiation Safety Standards Committee (RASSC) and Nuclear Safety Standards Committee (NUSSC), and chairperson of the Southern African Radiation Protection Association (SARPA).